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Demonstrators protest against Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination as an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court inside the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, DC, September 28, 2018. (Photo by SAUL LOEB / AFP)SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

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Sexual assault testimony in the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing triggers trauma, reports

Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony of sexual assault reopened old wounds for many other victims.

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President Trump ordered the FBI on Friday to reopen a background investigation of Brett Kavanaugh.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/08/12/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/greenhouse_03statepolice-2_metro.jpg State Police union president Pullman resigns amid new federal probe

Dana Pullman said he was stepping down as union president for “personal reasons,” but it comes as the union faces a burgeoning criminal investigation.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/09/25/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/Chin092518ColumbiaGasTraining_Met9.jpg Columbia Gas pulling workers from other states amid tight labor market

The gas company is facing a worker shortage in its bid to hire 1,300 people to assist in cleanup work in the Merrimack Valley.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/09/28/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/FenwayTheaterGroundView.jpg Music venue next to Fenway Park proposed

The Red Sox owners and Live Nation are exploring a 5,000-seat music hall between Lansdowne and Ipswich streets.